systematize

[ sis-tuh-muh-tahyz ]
/ ˈsɪs tə məˌtaɪz /
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verb (used with object), sys·tem·a·tized, sys·tem·a·tiz·ing.

to arrange in or according to a system; reduce to a system; make systematic.
Also systemize; especially British, sys·tem·a·tise.

Origin of systematize

1755–65; < Greek systēmat- (stem of sýstēma) system + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for systematise

systematize

systemize, systematise or systemise

/ (ˈsɪstɪməˌtaɪz) /

verb

(tr) to arrange in a system
Derived Formssystematization, systematisation, systemization or systemisation, nounsystematizer, systematiser, systemizer or systemiser, noun
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Word Origin and History for systematise

systematize


v.

1760s, from system (Greek stem systemat-) + -ize. Related: Systematized; systematizing.

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